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People make sacrifices all the time, for lots of reasons. Our time is limited, and you can only be in one place at a time. Actors are no different. They make sacrifices in their lives, sure. But it’s when they make those sacrifices for their craft that people sit up and really take notice. With that in mind, here are 10 actors who went far beyond what anyone could have expected to make sure they gave a convincing performance.

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10. Sylvester Stallone – Rocky
9. Jim Carrey – Man on the Moon
8. Christian Bale – The Machinist
7. The Whole Cast – One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
6. Adrien Brody – The Pianist
5. Robert De Niro – Cape Fear
4. Joaquin Phoenix – I’m Still Here
3. Daniel Day-Lewis – All of his Movies
2. Marlon Brando – The Men
1. Heath Ledger – The Dark Knight

Source/Further reading:

http://www.biography.com/people/sylvester-stallone-9491745#aspiring-actor
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0078056/
https://youtu.be/pCcQB-iT7LY
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0125664/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andy_Kaufman
https://thedissolve.com/news/488-jim-carrey-got-so-into-character-in-man-on-the-moo/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerry_Lawler
http://imgur.com/gallery/IYA2t
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0361862/?ref_=nv_sr_1
http://watchfit.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/christian-bale-the-machinist.jpg
http://moviepilot.com/posts/3555508
https://youtu.be/OXrcDonY-B8
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0073486/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Big_Five_Academy_Award_winners_and_nominees
http://www.biography.com/news/one-flew-over-the-cuckoos-next-movie-anniversary
http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/features/one-flew-over-the-cuckoos-nest-40th-birthday-best-things-you-never-knew-about-the-oscar-winning-film-a6740596.html
http://mentalfloss.com/article/63639/15-things-you-might-not-know-about-one-flew-over-cuckoos-nest
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000362/?ref_=nv_sr_1
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0489861/?ref_=tt_cl_t15
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001221/?ref_=tt_cl_t11
https://youtu.be/FAWhVP9YHYU
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0004778/?ref_=tt_ov_st_sm
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3334954/The-good-Nazi-Courageous-story-guilt-wracked-German-officer-saved-Pianist-inspired-Hollywood-blockbuster.html
http://www.ew.com/article/2003/01/13/oscar-nom-adrien-brody-pianist
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0253474/
https://youtu.be/jsXIpnMRu88
http://www.denofgeek.com/movies/18567/why-martin-scorsese%E2%80%99s-cape-fear-is-among-the-finest-thrillers-of-the-1990s
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0101540/?ref_=ttawd_awd_tt
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z3Cl4MWmUos
https://youtu.be/wz6CU7pgiKc
http://www.indiewire.com/2013/11/ben-affleck-matt-damon-tried-to-convince-joaquin-phoenix-casey-affleck-to-reveal-the-joke-of-im-still-here-91375/
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1356864/?ref_=nv_sr_1
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000729/?ref_=tt_ov_dr
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/film/film-news/8016510/Casey-Affleck-Joaquin-Phoenix-hoax-made-me-go-broke.html
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000358/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Day-Lewis
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0097937/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_13
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0104691/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_11
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0217505/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_6
http://m.imdb.com/name/nm0000358/quotes
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0042727/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_44
http://www.acontinuouslean.com/2009/12/17/life-archive-marlon-brando-in-the-men/
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0468569/?ref_=ttawd_awd_tt
http://uproxx.com/movies/heath-ledger-the-joker-preparation/2/
http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/a-look-inside-heath-ledger-s-sinister-joker-journal-10448048.html
http://nathancasey.weebly.com/did-the-joker-kill-heath-ledger.html 

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